Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government of Jamaica has set up a National Commercial Bank, NCB account to assist the people of the Bahamas post-Hurricane Dorian.
Mr Holness says Jamaicans should be on the alert in light of the recent disaster in the Bahamas.
The Prime Minister also urged residents in low- lying and flood-prone areas to adhere to the evacuation warnings and alerts.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Holness says the government’s disaster response plan is already in place.
But, he insists that despite intense and continuous preparation, the country cannot become complacent.
He charged MPs to become more visible and proactive in their disaster mitigation efforts.
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Prime Minister Andrew Holness addressing the House of Representatives yesterday.